National Sports

Some K-State athletes protest over student's Floyd tweet

Jul 5, 2020

Some Kansas State athletes have been protesting over an insensitive tweet by a student about the death of George Floyd

Bottas shows he can handle pressure in winning Austrian GP

Jul 5, 2020

Valtteri Bottas has won a chaotic season-opening Austrian Grand Prix which saw Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton finish fourth after getting a late time penalty

Indians manager Francona favors nickname change for club

Jul 5, 2020

Manager Terry Francona believes it's time for the Cleveland Indians to change their nickname

Braves' Felix Hernandez opts out of season due to pandemic

Jul 5, 2020

Former Cy Young winner Félix Hernández has opted out of the 2020 season, at least temporarily ending his bid to revive his career with the Atlanta Braves

The Latest: Nats' Martinez: 2 players have tested positive

Jul 5, 2020

Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez says two players out of 60 tested turned up positive for the novel coronavirus

City-Madrid can go ahead in England because of exemptions

Jul 5, 2020

Manchester City can host Real Madrid in the second leg of their last-16 match in the Champions League after the British government announced selected sports stars would be exempt from quarantine requirements when competing in the country

Coronavirus testing a stress threat for athletic budgets

Jul 5, 2020

Colleges might have to pay into the hundreds of thousands of dollars to have their football players and other athletes tested for coronavirus

F1 Drivers all wear "End Racism" T-shirts, but 6 don't kneel

Jul 5, 2020

Valtteri Bottas kneeled holding the winners’ trophy at Formula One’s season-opening Austrian Grand Prix on Sunday and the podium trio held up a black T-shirt with “End Racism” written on it

West Ham twice squanders lead, draws 2-2 at Newcastle in EPL

Jul 5, 2020

West Ham twice squandered a lead against Newcastle and had to settle for a 2-2 draw that moved the team four points clear of the Premier League’s relegation zone

Enhanced crowd audio adds another dimension to fanless games

Jul 5, 2020

International leagues and networks have resorted to adding crowd noise to broadcasts with stadiums closed to fans due to the coronavirus pandemic

Burnley, Sheffield United draw 1-1 in Premier League

Jul 5, 2020

Sheffield United’s unlikely hopes of qualifying for the Champions League were further reduced after a 1-1 draw at Burnley in the Premier League

AP PHOTOS: No Wimbledon champs in 2020, but plenty in past

Jul 5, 2020

When one thinks of Wimbledon, one thinks of royalty — the sort that sits in the Royal Box and hands out the trophies, and the sort that earns the right to accept that championship hardware. There will be no tennis royalty or tennis champions at t…

Ex-MLB pitcher Tyson Brummett, 3 others die in plane crash

Jul 4, 2020

Tyson Brummett was among four killed in a plane crash in rural Utah.

Matthew Wolff shoots 64 to take Rocket Mortgage Classic lead

Jul 4, 2020

Matthew Wolff had a roller-coaster round that went well enough Saturday to give him a three-shot lead in the Rocket Mortgage Classic

MLS Dallas-Vancouver match delayed; 8 players test positive

Jul 4, 2020

The MLS is Back tournament match between FC Dallas and the Vancouver Whitecaps has been postponed after numerous positive tests for the coronavirus